Pseudogout is a form of arthritis that causes sudden and painful joint inflammation, similar to gout. However, it is caused by the deposition of calcium pyrophosphate crystals in the joints instead of uric acid.

What is the difference between gout and pseudogout ?

In contrast to gout, pseudogout symptoms are not caused from particular foods or diet, but are more closely connected to factors like age, genetics, and certain medical conditions.

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